OpenWRT is vulnerable to attacks that execute malicious code

We posted the following several days ago:

New OpenWRT vulnerability? No.

The security vulnerability CVE-2020-7982 is publicly known since early February 2020. Somehow, some bloggers re-discovered the vulnerability this week and started to warn users.

However, the vulnerability was fixed more than 1 month ago, see

Turris Omnia users: This was fixed in Turris OS 3.11.14, released on Feb 5, 2020.

Obviously, Ars Technica re-discovered the vulnerability, too.

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